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Friday, July 11, 2003 Program for Kids

9:00 - 10:15 a.m.

Straight Talk About Pumps and Shots
Presenters: Natalie Bellini and Melissa Ringley

Some kids take shots and some kids wear pumps. What is the difference between these two different ways of taking care of your diabetes? Is either one better? What do you like about the method you use? What is hardest for you? Come share your thoughts with Natalie and Melissa. They have some ideas, too. This session is sponsored by Animas Corporation.

10:15 - 10:45 a.m. Snack Break in Fiesta 6-10

10:45 - 12:00 noon

Surprise Celebrity Session
Presenters: ???

Yep, it's a surprise, and you won't want to miss this session!

12:00 noon - 1:30 p.m. Lunch Break in Fiesta 6-10

1:30 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.

Sleepovers and Parties: I Can Do It!
Presenters: Natalie Bellini, Melissa Ringley

When you're a kid, there are birthday parties, slumber parties, and lots of fun get togethers that can also be scary when you have diabetes. What should you do about testing? What happens if they serve food that you don't feel ok about eating? What should you do if you don't feel well and you're at someone else's house? Learn to problem-solve these situations and more. You can do it! This session is sponsored by Animas Corporation.

2:45 - 3:15 p.m. Snack Break in Fiesta 6-10

3:15 - 4:30 p.m.

Diabetes Jeopardy, Survivor, and Other Fun Games
Facilitators: Stephanie Schwartz, Mike Schurig, Barbara Schreiner

This session is designed to help school-aged children learn more about diabetes while having fun doing it. Using a game format, kids will discuss the essential elements of diabetes and its management. Come play and learn!

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